Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 201 237
Rank change year-on-year -4 +36 +55
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 134 165 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.28% 1.42% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.93% 20.91% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 87 120 121
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,123 789 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.69% 6.81% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 786 641 730
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the East of England

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 57 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Cambridgeshire +34 50 £60,000 - 12
Essex +22 16 £30,000 -40.00% 10
Norfolk +9 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Suffolk - 5 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire 0 1 £57,500 +64.29% 1
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 128 (95.52%) Puppet
2 92 (68.66%) Linux
3 85 (63.43%) Amazon AWS
4 80 (59.70%) Ansible
5 67 (50.00%) DevOps
6 64 (47.76%) Python
7 54 (40.30%) Java
8 49 (36.57%) Docker
9 46 (34.33%) Bash Shell
10 45 (33.58%) Windows
11 43 (32.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 42 (31.34%) Unix
13 41 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (29.10%) PowerShell
15 38 (28.36%) DNS
16 36 (26.87%) VMware
17 31 (23.13%) HP
17 31 (23.13%) Jenkins
18 29 (21.64%) Oracle
19 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
20 27 (20.15%) Cisco
20 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
21 26 (19.40%) Web Services
21 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
22 25 (18.66%) Configuration Management
22 25 (18.66%) Network Monitoring
23 24 (17.91%) AWS CloudFormation
24 23 (17.16%) Git (software)
24 23 (17.16%) IaaS
24 23 (17.16%) OpenStack

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (17.16%) OpenStack
2 22 (16.42%) WebLogic
2 22 (16.42%) WebSphere
3 16 (11.94%) JBoss
4 15 (11.19%) GlassFish
4 15 (11.19%) MQSeries
5 14 (10.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (4.48%) Confluence
7 4 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.75%) IIS
9 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Documaker
2 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 85 (63.43%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (32.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (17.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 23 (17.16%) IaaS
5 16 (11.94%) GitHub
5 16 (11.94%) SaaS
6 15 (11.19%) PaaS
7 13 (9.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (6.72%) OpenShift
9 6 (4.48%) Serverless
10 5 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.99%) Office 365
12 3 (2.24%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.75%) NuGet
14 1 (0.75%) Slack
14 1 (0.75%) Stackdriver
14 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.36%) DNS
2 27 (20.15%) TCP/IP
3 19 (14.18%) Firewall
3 19 (14.18%) VPN
4 18 (13.43%) SAN
5 16 (11.94%) Reverse Proxy
6 15 (11.19%) Internet
7 9 (6.72%) DHCP
8 8 (5.97%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.48%) FTP
9 6 (4.48%) HTTP
9 6 (4.48%) HTTPS
9 6 (4.48%) IMAP
9 6 (4.48%) OpenVPN
9 6 (4.48%) POP3
9 6 (4.48%) SMTP
9 6 (4.48%) SNMP
9 6 (4.48%) SSH
9 6 (4.48%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.70%) MySQL
2 11 (8.21%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.24%) Big Data
8 2 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.75%) DB2
9 1 (0.75%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (23.13%) Jenkins
2 23 (17.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.21%) SonarQube
4 9 (6.72%) Maven
4 9 (6.72%) Selenium
5 8 (5.97%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.97%) Gerrit
6 7 (5.22%) JIRA
7 6 (4.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.73%) Ant
8 5 (3.73%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.24%) Subversion
9 3 (2.24%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.49%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.75%) TestNG
11 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (14.93%) Retail
2 12 (8.96%) French Language
2 12 (8.96%) German Language
2 12 (8.96%) Swedish Language
3 9 (6.72%) Finance
4 8 (5.97%) Electronics
5 2 (1.49%) Games
5 2 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (38.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (29.10%) Linux Engineer
3 24 (17.91%) Architect
4 21 (15.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 21 (15.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 17 (12.69%) Python Engineer
5 17 (12.69%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (11.19%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (11.19%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Lead Architect
7 10 (7.46%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Senior DevOps
8 9 (6.72%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (6.72%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Automation Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.40%) Web Services
2 16 (11.94%) Java EE
3 15 (11.19%) ActiveMQ
3 15 (11.19%) EJB
3 15 (11.19%) EJB 3.0
3 15 (11.19%) HornetQ
3 15 (11.19%) Java SE
3 15 (11.19%) JMS
3 15 (11.19%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (6.72%) Spring
5 8 (5.97%) .NET
5 8 (5.97%) Middleware
6 7 (5.22%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.22%) Node.js
6 7 (5.22%) SOAP
7 6 (4.48%) REST
7 6 (4.48%) RESTful
7 6 (4.48%) YAML
8 5 (3.73%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.99%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Replication
2 16 (11.94%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (11.19%) Data Centre
3 15 (11.19%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (8.21%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (5.97%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.22%) Public Cloud
7 6 (4.48%) Cloud Native
8 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.49%) BYOD
9 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.49%) Life Science
9 2 (1.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Robotics
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 92 (68.66%) Linux
2 45 (33.58%) Windows
3 42 (31.34%) Unix
4 19 (14.18%) Windows Server
5 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.96%) CentOS
7 11 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (5.97%) Android
9 6 (4.48%) Solaris
10 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.49%) Debian
12 1 (0.75%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.00%) DevOps
2 41 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.66%) Configuration Management
3 25 (18.66%) Network Monitoring
4 20 (14.93%) Deployment Automation
4 20 (14.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (14.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 17 (12.69%) Machine Learning
7 16 (11.94%) Migration
7 16 (11.94%) SOA
8 15 (11.19%) ITIL
9 12 (8.96%) Service Management
9 12 (8.96%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.21%) Presales
11 10 (7.46%) Asset Management
11 10 (7.46%) Microservices
12 9 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (47.76%) Python
2 54 (40.30%) Java
3 46 (34.33%) Bash Shell
4 39 (29.10%) PowerShell
5 21 (15.67%) JavaScript
6 19 (14.18%) Ruby
7 17 (12.69%) Shell Script
8 14 (10.45%) AWK
9 13 (9.70%) SQL
10 12 (8.96%) Perl
11 10 (7.46%) PHP
12 5 (3.73%) C#
13 2 (1.49%) VBScript
14 1 (0.75%) C++
14 1 (0.75%) Go
14 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) AWS Certification
2 12 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (8.21%) Degree
4 9 (6.72%) Master's Degree
5 8 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.49%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CCNA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.75%) MCP
7 1 (0.75%) MCSE
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) SLA
2 5 (3.73%) QA
3 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.49%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (36.57%) Docker
2 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.43%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (11.19%) Active Directory
5 14 (10.45%) Hyper-V
6 13 (9.70%) vSphere
7 8 (5.97%) BitLocker
7 8 (5.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (5.97%) VirtualBox
7 8 (5.97%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.48%) Samba
9 4 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.99%) Xen
10 2 (1.49%) KVM
10 2 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 128 (95.52%) Puppet
2 80 (59.70%) Ansible
3 13 (9.70%) Kubernetes
4 12 (8.96%) Terraform
5 9 (6.72%) vRealize
6 8 (5.97%) PowerCLI
6 8 (5.97%) SCCM
6 8 (5.97%) SCOM
7 7 (5.22%) Nagios
8 6 (4.48%) Rancher
8 6 (4.48%) Sysdig
9 4 (2.99%) Salt
10 3 (2.24%) Grafana
10 3 (2.24%) Graphite
10 3 (2.24%) Graylog
10 3 (2.24%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.49%) Munin
11 2 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (1.49%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 36 (26.87%) VMware
2 31 (23.13%) HP
3 29 (21.64%) Oracle
4 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
5 27 (20.15%) Cisco
6 19 (14.18%) Juniper
7 16 (11.94%) IBM
8 12 (8.96%) Google
9 10 (7.46%) Citrix
9 10 (7.46%) New Relic
10 9 (6.72%) Red Hat
10 9 (6.72%) Splunk
10 9 (6.72%) WorldPay
11 8 (5.97%) 3PAR
11 8 (5.97%) AppDynamics
11 8 (5.97%) BMC
11 8 (5.97%) Brocade
11 8 (5.97%) ServiceNow
12 6 (4.48%) Cognizant
12 6 (4.48%) Intel